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Monday, October 20, 2014

Strollers to present ‘Clybourne Park’ in November

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The Strollers, the Community Theater in Residence at the Burgdorff Center for The Performing Arts in Maplewood, is presenting in November the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Clybourne Park, by Bruce Norris, directed by Cynthia S. Ross.

Taking characters from Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun", this razor-sharp new dramedy takes a jab at race and real estate in a fictional Chicago neighborhood.

The play begins in 1959 as a black family moves into a white enclave. Act Two takes us back to the same house in 2009 as gentrification sets in and the roles are reversed. One agile ensemble of actors play two sets of characters in the play The Washington Post deemed "one of its feistiest, funniest evenings in years."

Performance Dates
Friday, November 7th at 8pm
Saturday, November 8th at 8pm
Sunday, November 9th at 2pm*
Friday, November 14th at 8pm
Saturday, November 15th at 8pm
*The Sunday matinee will be signed for the hearing impaired.

c1301d73fcffb60e5d51cbd019dfaa3cPerformance Venue ; The Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Durand Road, Maplewood, NJ 07040

Tickets ; Adults - $20, Seniors/Students - $15
To purchase tickets .org or http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/887865 or call the Box Office at 973-761-8453

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